A Roman Holiday isn’t only a title of a famous movie, but also a common desire of millions of people. Every season is good to visit Rome, but probably spring and autumn are the best, for the climate, the events and the wide range of chances to know the treasures of the capital city.
Rome, the Eternal City, is special and renowned in the world. The historical and artistic attractions that are located in the city take away weeks, to be visited all.
From the Colosseum to Fori Imperiali, from St. Peter’s in the Vatican Museums, passing the Pantheon, Villa Borghese and many other places of unique charm to discover all this beauty we need to find the perfect place to stay in Rome and discover the city.
Here is a list of the best hotels in Rome.
5 Star Hotels in Rome
- The First Luxury Art Hotel
The First Luxury Art Hotel is, as the name suggests, one of the first structures of Rome as regards the luxury and quality of the hotel itself. My advice is to stay at this hotel if you have a good budget: in fact, you can enjoy many amenities, such as Wi-Fi, a concierge service, with car rental, babysitting and parking, as well as to use a center Fitness affiliate. The hotel is decorated in a distinctly modern and is located in the center of Rome, just a few meters from the Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo.
- Hotel Palazzo Manfredi
This stylish and elegant hotel in Rome is located in an ancient palace of the eternal city, with a rooftop terrace overlooking the unique beauty of the city, including the Colosseum and the Roman Forum. Decorated in a classic style, my advice is to not stray too far for dinner, the restaurant Aroma, located right on the rooftop terrace of the hotel, in fact offers tasty dishes with a unique landscape.
- Hotel Gran Melia
To recommend this hotel? To all those who need to relax, unwind, and that in addition to enjoy the spectacle of the city of Rome, also wants to enjoy a hotel designed just for those seeking relaxation. This 5-star hotel offers, in fact, a health SPA crafted touches, where you can regenerate between massages, saunas, turkish bath, showers, yoga and treatments for face and body. A real blessing! Besides all this there are also a restaurant and rooms equipped with every comfort, including Wi-Fi. The hotel is located less than ten minutes from St. Peter’s Basilica.
- Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese
I recommend this luxurious hotel to those who like to stay in strategic locations, close to the most beautiful places of the city. It is, in fact, near Villa Borghese, between the famous Via Veneto and the Spanish Steps. Staying here you will be in the heart of Rome, close to Piazza del Popolo and the Trevi Fountain. The hotel offers a restaurant and a rooftop bar, and all rooms are elegantly furnished with many amenities.
- Hotel Majestic
If you are looking for a hotel with many amenities, the Hotel Majestic is my advice. Panoramic restaurant with specialties from South Italy, fitness center, concierge service, rooms with air conditioning, satellite TV and beautiful marble bathrooms. The hotel is in a very happy, just minutes from Villa Borghese, the Spanish Steps and the elegant Via Condotti, ideal for shopping in the boutiques of high fashion.
4 Star Hotels in Rome
- Grand Hotel Gianicolo
The Grand Hotel Gianicolo is located in the heart of Rome. In fact, this Grand Hotel looks of the Vatican and the famous St. Peter’s Basilica. Staying at this hotel you will find yourself in front of a luxurious hotel, a few minutes from Trastevere. It offers a room suitable for meetings and events, and a swimming pool with sun terrace, where you can relax with a drink, enjoying the atmosphere of Rome.
- Hotel Barocco
Not only are we in the presence of a beautiful structure, but also a hotel located in a strategic position, just a few minutes walk from the Spanish Steps, the Trevi Fountain and the Pantheon, not to mention the proximity to the metro. I can recommend this four stars because it is a truly quality, with rooms decorated in classic style, with four-poster beds and baths with aromatherapy. It ‘also the Wi-Fi and air conditioning.
- Hotel Artemide
I enter the Hotel Artemide in this list for its ideal location. It is located about a kilometer (a quarter of an hour on foot) from different places in the city, as the Termini Station, the Spanish Steps, the Trevi Fountain and Via Veneto. The hotel also has an interesting restaurant with panoramic views of the Vatican, as well as a wellness center and free Wi-Fi in all public areas of the hotel. The rooms are decorated in a modern style, with Wi-Fi, air conditioning, web-TV and many other services. P.S. The mini-bar is free!
- Hotel Diocleziano
This constitutes a good compromise between quality and price. In particular, point out for the variety of rooms available, some of which are suitable for short or for individuals, others more comfortable and spacious. Needless to add, then, my advice to double check which room you are booking, making sure to reserve one for your needs. The hotel also offers a sauna and gym. What I found very nice is the friendliness of the staff, very helpful and friendly to the customer, something really worthwhile. The hotel is located near the Termini Station.
- Hotel Relais 6
This property is located in a less central precedents, but I recommend it because far from the busy city. Here you will, however, only 300 meters from the metro, which in a few minutes you will visit the unique beauty of the capital. The rooms are air conditioned, including a mini-bar, en-suite bathroom and a Wi-Fi.
3 Star Hotels in Rome
- Albergo del Senato
Personally I consider it one of the best 3 star hotels in Rome. It is located in the historic city center, a few minutes from the most special of the capital, such as the Trevi Fountain, Piazza Navona and the Pantheon, whose dome can be seen from the terrace of the Hotel. Central location and attention to detail in cleaning and furnishing make it a 3 star quality safe. Wi-Fi available throughout the hotel.
- Hotel Santa Maria
Among the 3 star hotels in Trastevere is definitely my favorite and what I advise. We are in the presence of a small, but very charming, with 18 rooms, which overlook the inner garden, where you can access to relax a bit ‘. In this sense also the terrace allows you to enjoy some ‘fresh, especially on summer evenings. The rooms are equipped with various sevices, like satellite TV, Wi-Fi, air conditioning and en-suite.
- Hotel Relais Vatican View
The name should not let doubts, and in fact the Vatican View Hotel is located just steps from the Vatican and St. Peter’s Square, the dome of which can be seen directly from the hotel terrace. Centrally located in the heart of Rome, this hotel is the right balance between quality and price, ideal for those who want to stay only one night. A three-star quality, making the position his strong point. The rooms are well furnished, with air conditioning, TV and Wi-Fi.
- Hotel Manfredi Suite in Rome
Even this three star hotel is the location its strength. It is located a few meters from the Spanish Steps, and also very close to Piazza del Popolo and Via Condotti, then in an ideal location to discover the beauty of Rome, starting from the center. The services of the room are the classics of a three-star, namely satellite TV, air conditioning, Wi-Fi and en-suite. Ancillary services, however, are very attractive, and you can enjoy a Jacuzzi, sauna, turkish bath and color therapy, the most luxurious rooms.
- Fabio Massimo Design Hotel
I close my reports for 3 star hotels in Rome, passing through a structure that has two qualities: location and, as the name suggests, design. The position in the Prati area, it is definitely ideal for those seeking tranquility. For those who want to visit Rome, but not to be overwhelmed by its chaos. A few meters from the metro, you can reach St. Peter’s Square with a 15-minute walk. As already mentioned, the decor is very sophisticated and unique, with bright colors and a modern and attractive.
2 Star Hotels in Rome
- Hotel Paba
If you are looking for an affordable hotel, very close to the Colosseum, my advice for you is the Hotel Paba. This 2-star hotel provides rooms quite spacious, furnished with classic style and equipped with satellite TV. A few meters away is also the metro station, so you can reach the other sights of Rome, even though it should be remembered that many of them, such as the Roman Forum, Piazza Venezia and the Capitol are reachable by walking for about 5 – 10 minutes.
- Hotel Artorius
Also located near the Colosseum, really close to the Roman Forum, this 2-star hotel offers rooms with attractive services, such as air conditioning, satellite TV and mini-bar. Strong point is the friendliness and the informal style of the structure and the people who work there, that make your stay very pleasant.
- Hotel Golden
Do you want to spend less, see you well and work near Villa Borghese? The Golden Hotel is my advice. Its location is enviable, near the Spanish Steps, Via Veneto and the Trevi Fountain. Not only the location, the services are very unusual for a 2 star, who instead offers air conditioning, satellite TV, en-suite bathroom and minibar, but especially the free Wi-Fi.
- Hotel De Monti
Located in the quiet Monti, as the name anticipates, this 2-star hotel is located near the Colosseum and Termini Station, ideal for those who want to move easily, thanks to an underground station just a few hundred meters away. This hotel, as well as offering free Wi-Fi, air-conditioned rooms and soundproof, also offers breakfast served in your room.
- Hotel Lodi
I recommend this hotel to young people, who like to have fun, go around and listen to some local music. Hotel Lodi, in fact, is in the neighborhood of San Giovanni, one of the most alive from this point of view, thanks to the presence of one of the most popular in the capital: the Artists’ Club, a 5-minute walk. The rooms have a TV, and free Wi-Fi, and breakfast is served in a small and nice private garden.
1 Star Hotels in Rome
- Hotel Indipendenza
If your budget is quite low, but at the same time you decided not want to give up and enjoy Rome, Hotel Dependence is the best value for money. The hotel, by the way, is in a convenient location, just a few meters from Termini Station. This hotel is very interesting, because despite being cheap, offers services such as LCD TV in the room, private bathroom and Wi-Fi.
- Hotel Mimosa Pantheon
The name explains it well: this one star hotel is located less than 5 minutes from the Pantheon and the nearby Piazza Navona. Also this hotel is very well equipped with services, since the rooms are equipped with air conditioning and Wi-Fi, and of course the private bathroom. Due to its location this property is ideal for those who want to discover Rome and its beauty, being already in the city center.
- Hotel Millerose
Also this family-run hotel is located near the Termini Station, recommend this establishment for those who plan to stay only one night. Also comes with good services, despite the category, such as LCD TV, Wi-Fi, private bathroom and breakfast service.
- Hotel Consulta
Near Roman Forum, Colosseum and Quirinale, Hotel Consulta offers 7 rooms with air conditioning, Wi-Fi, LCD TV, all in Via Nazionale, one of the most popular places in Rome.
- Hotel Fiorenza
Hotel Fiorenza offers 12 rooms at affordable price, recommended for its location, near the station. Breakfast is available to be enjoyed in a nearby bar or in your room.
Hostels in Rome
- Romangelo Hostel
This hostel has among its advantages to be, of course, very cheap and of being a few meters from the Termini station. Ideal for those who make a hit and run in Rome and does not want to spend too much. It offers a free Wi-Fi and is just minutes from the subway.
- Freedom Traveller
Like most hostels in Rome, Freedom Traveller is very close to Termini station. Among the advantages, in addition to Wi-Fi, there is also the option of choosing private rooms and enjoy air conditioning, particularly useful and invigorating in summer. The rooms have flat-screen TV and you can opt for private or shared.
- Four Season Hostel
Located, of course, a few meters from the Termini station, this hostel offers nine rooms with Wi-Fi and air conditioning. Very important is the presence of a female-only dormitory.
- Alessandro Downtown Hostel
Needless to say, this hostel is located five minutes from Termini. It offers a computer room, buffet breakfast on request and the chance to sleep in dormitories for women only.
- Roma Scout Center
Not located in Termini, but near the Tiburtina station last hostel that I propose. It is a Scout Center, housed in a former convent. The bathrooms are shared only for those who book the bed, and private for those who take the double or the Mini-Suite, on the other hand you can take advantage of a restaurant or vending machines.
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